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Repository: National Lacustrine Core Repository
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Ship: Topi
Cruise: EDW
Hole: EDW-EDW96-1A
Device: downhole coring
Lake: Lake Edward
Latitude: -0.25833
Longitude: 29.58333
Water Depth(m): 60
Date: 19961231
PI: James Russell, Kerry Kelts, Tom Johnson
Core length (cm): 706
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
Province: lake, inland fresh water

Country: Democratic Republic of Congo; Elevation (m): 912; LacCoreID: EDW-EDW96-1A; FieldID: E1; Date: 1996-12-31; Water Depth: 60m; Sediment Depth: 0-7.068m; Position: exact (read from GPS); Sample Type: core
1 :    EDW-E96-1A-1P   0 to 234 0 cm to 234 cm downhole (device=core, piston) Unit: I
Data/Photo: barrel sheet
Geologic Age: Holocene
Absolute Age at top: 900
Absolute Age at bottom: 1500
Comments: Kullenberg(former core id=Edward96-E96-1-1P) site location: Democratic Republic of Congo; exact position (read from GPS)
Description: Massive calcareous sapropels and lenticularly laminated calcareous diatom oozes.
2 :    EDW-E96-1A-1P   234 to 652 234 cm to 652 cm downhole (device=core, piston) Unit: II
Data/Photo: barrel sheet
Geologic Age: Holocene
Absolute Age at top: 1500
Absolute Age at bottom: 3400
Comments: Kullenberg(former core id=Edward96-E96-1-1P)
Description: Finely laminated to massive diatom oozes and sapropels with pale olive gray concretions of amorphous silica.

When you refer to individual samples/data in the IMLGS, please cite each source repository whose data you use.

More Information and how to cite the IMLGS: doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8.

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